Labral Injury


What is Labral Injury?

Labral Injury is a type of cartilage that surrounds the socket of ball-and-socket joints that got inflammed or teared. As this joints helps to provide flexibility and motion of the shoulder, pain and discomfort is often felt.

Symptoms of Labral Injury

  • Clicking and snapping sensations in the hip
  • Limited motion of the hip joint


Causes of Labral Injury

  • Degenerative Tear
  • Traumatic Hip Labral Tear


Treatment for Labral Injury

Early treatment of labral injury is as such:

  • Rest: Allow the inflammation around the joint to settle down
  • Anti-Inflammatory Mediciations: It helps to dimenish the inflammation in the joint
  • Physio-Therapy: It can helps to strengthen the joint function and muscle balance


Self-Diagnose can bring more harm than treating it. It is good to know more about the injury but definitely not to the point of self-treatment. It will be much safer to get treated by Our Doctor, for more information or to book an appointment with Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic, you can call (+65) 6471 2691, the hotline is open 24 hours. You may also send us an enquiry for appointment.

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